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Extreme scooting in a quiet cemetery.
Fishing off an island
Intercultural Japanese Woman
An American Bald Eagle looking for dinner in the bayou.
The blue angels
Common Tern On the Hunt
Alexa in Wonderland
Juvenile Menhaden Forced Ashore
A church along Highway 98 in Semmes Alabama.
Sea Port in Pula, Croatia
Butterfly landing on a flower
Mackerel, Menhaden, Madness
Sunset and sea shells on Panama City Beach
A double rainbow while driving home on a country road.
Intercultural Navajo Woman
Intuition
Intercultural Mexican Woman
Black and white photograph of a long-legged fly on mushroom.
Intercultural Pakistani Woman
THE ELDERLY OF KATHMANDU
Great Black-Backed Gull With Spider Crab
a great Caterral while visiting Ponce
Snow Day!
16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Mackerel, Menhaden, Madness

This photo depicts the struggle between predator and prey so well. Here, a school of mackerel feeds voraciously on hordes of juvenile menhaden, forcing them up against the beach and trapping them against the receding tide.

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Pottersville, New Jersey, United States of America
Member since 2018
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© Peter Pasterczyk.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2018
Total Views: 13
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Oct. 8, 2018, 8:44 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 7D Mark II
Focal Length: 300mm
Shutter Speed: 1/3200
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO200
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